• Short Summary

    Good item showing tennis finals at Wimbledon, London.

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    Item title reads - Dramatic finals

    Tennis at Wimbledon, Greater London.

    Various shots as Roy Emerson on left and Fred Stolle come out onto Centre Court. L/S as they turn and bow to royal box. L/S Stolle serving from far end of court. Various shots of the tennis match and crowd watching. M/S as Emerson serves for match point but hits net, he serves again and both players run to net, some quick tennis follows with Emerson playing the winning shot. L/S as the two players walk off court shaking hands. L/S crowd applauding. L/S Emerson walking up to receive trophy from Princess Marina, Dowager Duchess of Kent. M/S as Princess hands trophy to Emerson. L/S Princess Anne (Princess Royal) watching with Princess Margaret. C/U Emerson and trophy. Exterior L/S of Centre Court.

    Various shots of the semi-final between Margaret Smith and Christine Truman. Smith serves for match point and wins. L/S as the two girls walk off court. C/U as crowd applaud. C/U as Smith and Truman walk off court. M/S crowded Centre Court. M/S Prime Minister Harold Wilson and Princess Marina with others in royal box. M/S players in the ladies final, Margaret Smith and Maria Bueno, on court. Margaret Smith serves from far end. Various shots of the match including some good rallies. M/S Bueno serving with match point against her from far end. Bueno smashes into net and Smith runs up. L/S as the two girls shake hands and walk off court. M/S crowd applauding. Various shots of Princess Marina presenting trophy to Margaret Smith. M/S as Smith walks off with trophy. M/S as Bueno walks up to receive medal. C/U Bueno being presented with medal. C/U Smith holding trophy. C/U the two girls together.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:26:00 / 01:07:57:00

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